An application can be deployed to a zone, which is a combination of an environment and a region. This explains the rules governing the various environments. A list of all zones is also available.
||Used for manual development testing.||14 days||
||Used for manual performance testing.||7 days||
||Used for automated system tests.||2 hours||
||Used for automated staging tests.||6 hours||
||Hosts all production deployments.||No expiry||
prod must have at least one more node than required to handle peak load.
A cluster is a container or content cluster,
and a regular application has a container and a content cluster.
A minimal, typical
prod deployment therefore has 4 nodes.
To keep the specified cluster sizes, for very particular testing, outside
environment and region variants.
<nodes deploy:environment="perf" count="5"/>